Information Technology

Information Technology Presentations

Pepperdine University Information Technology staff members are frequently invited to present groundbreaking research in developing digital and educational technologies. These presentations enable members of higher education institutions nationwide to innovate in their use of educational technology and other new media resources by highlighting new avenues through which educators can enhance their teaching practices.

Presentations by Year


2011

Kha, Hong, and D. Hoover. 2011. To iPad or Not to iPad: A Qualitative Study to Learn More About the iPad's Potential to Impact Learning Across Varying Disciplines (Research-Based). Presentation, EDUCAUSE ELI 2011 National Conference, Washington, D.C., February 14.

Kha, Hong, and D. Hoover. 2011. Innovative and Strategic Thinking with the iPad. Presentation, EDUCAUSE West/Southwest 2011 Regional Conference, Austin, TX, February 23. Download PDF of presentation slides.


2010

Cary, Kim S. 2010. Information security briefing for managers. Presentation, Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA, March 25 - April 1.

Cary, Kim S., and K. Dusek. 2010. Central authentication service for OmniUpdate at Pepperdine University. Presentation, OmniUpdate User Conference, Malibu, CA, March 23.

Cary, Kim S. 2010. Central authentication service - in context. Presentation, JA-SIG Annual Conference, San Diego, CA, March 8.

Chester, Timothy M. 2010. Optimizing the lean IT organization: Staff competencies and career ladders. Webcast, Academic Impressions, May 7.

Chester, Timothy M. 2010. Pepperdine University's 'A Tale of Two Help Desks.' Webinar, Chronicle of Higher Education, July 29.

Chester, Timothy M., and G. Spencer. 2010. Optimizing the lean IT organization: From transactions to partnerships. Webcast, Academic Impressions, May 4.

Chester, Timothy M. 2010. A tale of two help desks. Webcast, SunGard Executive, March 16.

Collins, C.S. 2010. Land-grant extension as a global endeavor: Connecting knowledge and international development. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting for the Comparative and International Education Society, Chicago, IL.

Flynn, Gerard, and T. Hoover. 2010. Riding the wave of virtualization at Pepperdine University. Presentation, Tech Ed 2010 Annual Conference, Pasadena, CA, April 13.

Flynn, Gerard, and T. Hoover. 2010. Forecast for Malibu: Cloudy with a chance of virtual computing. Presentation, Campus Technology 2010 Conference, Boston, MA, July 25-28.

Gianforte, Danna. 2010. Innovations with integrations. Presentation, EduSoCal Conference, May 19.

Gianforte, Danna. 2010. Integrating PeopleSoft ERP and Nolij document management. Presentation, Oracle's Higher Ed User Group Conference (HUEG), San Antonio, TX, March 1.

Hoover, Jerry. 2010. Are We Making the Grade? - User Support Services. Presentation, EduSoCal Conference, Los Angeles, CA, May 19.

Hoover, Thomas, and G. Flynn. 2010. Virtual desktops: Ensure access and equity in student computing. Presentation, Annual Conference on Distance Teaching and Learning, Madison, WI, Aug. 2010.

Hoover, Thomas, and P. Sharma. 2010. Implementing a public printing solution at institution can it be done? Presentation,Tech Ed 2010 Annual Conference, Pasadena, CA, April 12.

Paredes-Collins, K.A. and Collins, C.S. 2010. Underrepresented students' spiritual development at evangelical institutions. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting for the American Educational Research Association, Denver, CO.


2009

Chester, Timothy M. 2009. Higher education TechQual+ project meeting. Presentation, EDUCAUSE 2009 National Conference, Denver, CO, November 5.

Chester, Timothy M., R. Canning and J. McNayr. 2009. Competencies drive successful technology organizations. Presentation, EDUCAUSE 2009 National Conference, Denver, CO, November 4.

Chester, Timothy M., and G. Spencer. 2009. Rethinking IT organization design in leaner times. Webcast, Academic Impressions, August

Collins, C.S., Chen, A., Liu, A., Rhoads, R.A., Yeung, F.P.F. 2009. Building globally engaged universities to meet the needs of the 21st century. Presented at invited symposium at the Comparative and International Education Society Western Regional Conference, Westwood, CA. November

Collins, C.S., Heyneman, S.P., Marginson, S., Maboleka, R., and Rhoads R.A. 2009. Development agendas and paradigms for strengthening higher education and nation-states: What next? Presented as a symposium at the Annual Meeting of the Association for the Study of Higher Education, Vancouver. November

Collins, C.S., Rhoads, R.A., Jun, A., and Lee, J. 2009. "The Challenges of transnational inquiry: Explorations of language, culture, and power." Presented as a symposium at the Annual Meeting of the Association for the Study of Higher Education, Vancouver. November

Flynn, Gerard, and T. Hoover. 2009. Riding the wave of emerging technology at Pepperdine. Presentation, EDUCAUSE 2009 National Conference, Denver, CO, November 5.

Flynn, Gerard, and T. Hoover. 2009. Virtual desktops: 60% cheaper but are they worth it? Presentation, EDUCAUSE 2009 National Conference, Denver, CO, November 4.

Flynn, Gerard, S. Erbes, M. Riel, and M. Williams. 2009. Sakai: Pepperdine's new learning management system. Presentation, Pepperdine Faculty Conference 2009, Malibu, CA, October 2.

Hoffman, J., Rendon, L., Saggio, J., Jun, A., Collins, C.S. 2009. Initiating a dialogue between spirituality and religion in higher education. Presented as a symposium at the Annual Meeting of the Association for the Study of Higher Education, Vancouver. November

Hoover, Jerry, and T. Chester. 2009. Outsourcing Help Desks. Presentation, EDUCAUSE 2009 National Conference - SunGard Higher Education Special Session, Denver, CO, November 4.